Top 5 Digital Health & Pharma Articles to End a Great Week

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As temperatures start to rise and we make way for summer holidays, digital health is heating up the pharma industry. From improved access to data to wearables and the consumerization of digital health, pharma is making waves that are sure to…

5 Tips for Transitioning to a New Data Vendor

Working with a healthcare data vendor is a challenge, but not just because of privacy of patient data issues. Healthcare organizations become dependent on data for growth, future strategies and day-to-day businesses tasks. Prescription products,…

How to Deal With Data Discrepancies: Pharma Analytics' Biggest Challenge

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It's well known that right after fixing the world's greatest tragedies, like climate change, world hunger and wars, the next challenge would be, without a doubt, fixing those data 'black holes' created by missing data and data inaccuracies in…

Can Business Analytics Predict Rather Than Just Report? Backstage Vs. Front-stage Analytics

We're used to thinking front-stage is where all the action happens: the curtain revealing a beautiful set, the lights enriching the scene and a (hopefully) fascinating story unravels before us with music and a cast of actors. But, it is quite…

How to Get a Chocolate Easter Egg and Not a Chicken One

You see, that's the problem with Easter - you never know if the beautifully colored egg, with patterns and shimmers all over it, is a truly sweet, chocolate Easter egg. Although the outside matters to some extent, what really counts, as usual,…

A Revolution? Analytics Democratization Now!

One of the biggest challenges faced by life sciences organizations today is staying efficient and profitable in a time of continuous changes of regulations, an overwhelming abundance of data, and the growing complexity of technology. As a…

Friday the 13th’s Most “Hateful” Big Data Stories

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The sixth day of the week and the number 13 both have creepy reputations said to date from ancient times, and their inevitable conjunction from one to three times a year portends more misfortune than some credulous minds can bear. According…

5 Top Pharma Articles on Collaboration

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Collaboration - a daunting word…. Collaboration is the act of working jointly – two or more people combining their efforts toward achieving shared or intersecting goals. Teams that work collaboratively can obtain greater resources, recognition…

5 Mistakes When Automating Pharma Analytics

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How tempting is it to sit back and enjoy while our programmed business processes and analyses are automated to just… do their magic! Automation is indeed a significant factor of every good analytics solution, and constitutes the future…

5 "Oscar-Winning" Big Data Articles of the Week

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And the Oscar goes to… data scientists…. Predicting Oscar winners at the Annual Academy awards show is a well-established tradition among movie experts, entertainment press and bet placers of all kinds. Recent years, have brought new…